The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 67 74 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 41 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.46% 2.92% 3.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.08% 14.86% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 58
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,600 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
240 296 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.24% 19.65% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 203 261 241
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridge region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 53 (81.54%) C#
2 34 (52.31%) .NET
3 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
4 32 (49.23%) Degree
5 31 (47.69%) Software Engineering
5 31 (47.69%) ASP.NET
6 29 (44.62%) Mathematics
7 28 (43.08%) XML
8 27 (41.54%) CSS
8 27 (41.54%) HTML
8 27 (41.54%) SQL
9 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 26 (40.00%) Computer Science
10 23 (35.38%) JavaScript
11 22 (33.85%) Java
11 22 (33.85%) MVC
12 21 (32.31%) C++
13 20 (30.77%) TDD
14 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (27.69%) CAD
14 18 (27.69%) Algorithms
15 17 (26.15%) Aerospace
15 17 (26.15%) PhD
16 16 (24.62%) jQuery
16 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (24.62%) HTML5
17 14 (21.54%) CSS3
18 13 (20.00%) PHP
19 12 (18.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 11 (16.92%) Open Source

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.62%) CMS
2 3 (4.62%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (4.62%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.62%) WordPress
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (4.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) GitHub
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) NFC
1 4 (6.15%) SMPP
1 4 (6.15%) SMS
2 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (4.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) NUnit
1 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.85%) TeamCity
3 8 (12.31%) NCrunch
3 8 (12.31%) ReSharper
4 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.15%) MSBuild
5 4 (6.15%) MSTest
6 3 (4.62%) AppVeyor
6 3 (4.62%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (4.62%) Selenium
6 3 (4.62%) Subversion
6 3 (4.62%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.08%) Android Studio
7 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.54%) JIRA
8 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 17 (26.15%) Aerospace
2 9 (13.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (12.31%) Finance
4 4 (6.15%) Banking
5 3 (4.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Developer
2 26 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 18 (27.69%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.85%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Java Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) C# Web Developer
5 8 (12.31%) HTML Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Applications Developer
7 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
8 5 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (6.15%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) CAD Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (52.31%) .NET
2 31 (47.69%) ASP.NET
3 28 (43.08%) XML
4 27 (41.54%) CSS
4 27 (41.54%) HTML
5 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (24.62%) HTML5
5 16 (24.62%) jQuery
6 14 (21.54%) CSS3
7 9 (13.85%) J2EE
7 9 (13.85%) OpenGL
8 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.77%) WCF
9 7 (10.77%) XSLT
10 6 (9.23%) Ajax
10 6 (9.23%) Web Services
11 4 (6.15%) LINQ
11 4 (6.15%) WPF
12 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (4.62%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (27.69%) Algorithms
3 8 (12.31%) Life Science
4 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.15%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (6.15%) User Experience
5 3 (4.62%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Android
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Software Engineering
2 29 (44.62%) Mathematics
3 22 (33.85%) MVC
4 20 (30.77%) TDD
5 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (27.69%) CAD
6 11 (16.92%) Open Source
7 9 (13.85%) Physics
7 9 (13.85%) Web Development
8 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.77%) OO
10 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
10 6 (9.23%) Release Management
10 6 (9.23%) Workflow
11 5 (7.69%) SDLC
11 5 (7.69%) SOA
11 5 (7.69%) UML
12 4 (6.15%) BDD
12 4 (6.15%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (6.15%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (81.54%) C#
2 27 (41.54%) SQL
3 23 (35.38%) JavaScript
4 22 (33.85%) Java
5 21 (32.31%) C++
6 13 (20.00%) PHP
7 9 (13.85%) C
8 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
9 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
10 4 (6.15%) Python
10 4 (6.15%) Ruby
11 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
12 2 (3.08%) Apple Swift
12 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
12 2 (3.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (49.23%) Degree
2 17 (26.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) RedGate
3 3 (4.62%) JD Edwards
3 3 (4.62%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.08%) Facebook
4 2 (3.08%) Twitter
5 1 (1.54%) Nintex
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